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Girlhood (2003)

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Documentary chronicling America's justice system. Follows two female inmates - victims of horrific violence and tragedy - who are serving time in a Maryland juvenile detention center.

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Documentary chronicling America's justice system. Follows two female inmates - victims of horrific violence and tragedy - who are serving time in a Maryland juvenile detention center.

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$4,845 (USA) (31 October 2003)

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I thought the movie was captivating, it drew me into the two girls' lives and everything they went through. You could hear the emotions and felt the anger, the sadness. But it also made me wonder, why was Megan not looked after in essence like Shanae was? It seemed like there was more of an effort to know where Shanae was and more help was provided for her then for Megan. As for the staff of the Waxter, they were awesome. When Ms. Hill choked on her tears for Shanae leaving - it was heartfelt. That's when you really knew how much time and love were put in for the girls in this particular place. It was so true and it left me with a nice feeling knowing there are people out there that do love what they do.


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